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Tag: Piaget.

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    Bvlgari & Cartier Jewels, Vintage Timepieces From A Touch of the Past

    In 1884, a Greek silversmith named Sotirio Bulgari founded a jewelry house in Rome. His brand, now called Bvlgari, has been around for over 130 years. In A Touch of the Past’s upcoming auction, vintage jewelry items from luxury houses such as Bvlgari and Cartier will be available. On offer…

    Cartier London Diamond Gold Bracelet Clip Set
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    Explore Classic Watches and Jewelry Pieces in Intervendue Sale

    TAG Heuer launched its Targa Florio collection in 2001 to commemorate the famous Italian road race. The watch was part of TAG Heuer’s re-edition series, and its design was a remake of the 1930s Heuer Flieger chronograph. The upcoming Intervendue auction offers a TAG Heuer Targa Florio limited edition chronograph…

    TAG HAUER Targa Florio Watch
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    Sotheby's Auction Will Feature Rolex and Patek Philippe Watches

    In the early 1980s, Rolex decided to move away from manual winding movements and introduce a new design— an automatic chronograph movement. To develop such a model, Rolex collaborated with Swiss luxury watchmaker Zenith. In 1988, they created the first-ever automatic Daytona ref. 16520 watch with a robust case. An…

    Patek Philippe - Reference 3970e A Yellow Gold Perpetual Calendar Chronograph Wristwatch With Moon Phases And Leap Year Indication, Made In 1992
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    Jewelry and Watches Auction

    In 1963, Rolex launched its first Daytona model. Named after the Daytona International Speedway in Florida, Rolex celebrated its official partnering with the racetrack the year before. More than 50 years later, the Cosmograph Daytona remains an icon of the watch industry. An Oyster Perpetual Cosmograph Daytona watch highlights the…

    BVLGARI DIAGONO CHRONOGRAPH. STEEL. REF. SC 38 S
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    Fine Jewelry and Watches

    Launched in 1956, the Day-Date was the first self-winding and waterproof chronometer watch by Rolex. Designed by the founder Hans Wilsdorf, the Rolex flagship model has a built-in calendar that displays the full day and date. It is popularly known as the “Rolex President” due to its symbolic bracelet and…

    18K Gold Diamond Large Lapis Pendant
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    Two-Day Summer Fine Art, Antique

    William Edmondson, the first Black American artist to have a solo exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art in New York, saw himself as a religious messenger rather than a sculptor: “I didn’t know I was no artist till them folks come tole me I was. Every piece of work I got carved… is…

    Portrait of a Lady, attrib. to Charles Baxter
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    Jewelry Week / Silver - Watches & Clocks - Coins - Session 3

    In the 1960s, Rolex replaced its Chronograph watch series with a more cosmetic version called the Rolex Cosmograph. The Cosmograph watches have a bezel engraved tachymeter scale as opposed to the conventional dial-printed Chronographs. To advocate the brand’s association with speed, Rolex launched the Cosmograph Daytona in 1963. Named after…

    Rolex - A steel wristwatch, Rolex Submariner, ref. 16610LV, with box
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    Abell Important Jewelry Auction

    The French Constitution of 1848 allowed a new standard for luxury in France. Like many jewelers, Louis-François Cartier began experimenting with different materials under the rule of the new government. He saw a breakthrough with platinum, a material which became the stepping-stone for Cartier to experiment in form, mechanisms, and…

    KARAT WHITE GOLD, JADEITE JADE, & DIAMOND RING
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    Fine Jewelry

    In 1822, Howard Carter and his team discovered the tomb of King Tutankhamen and all the treasures that lay inside. This discovery prompted a new interest in Egyptian jewelry. Brands such as Cartier, Tiffany & Co., and Van Cleef & Arpels began making Egyptian-style pieces, also known as Egyptian revival…

    Gold, Enamel and Diamond Fish Clip-Brooch
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    March Major Estates Auction

    Edmund Tarbell, a leading American Impressionist painter, began incorporating family members and horses into his paintings in 1892. These works used a blend of en plein air scenes of domesticity with portraiture and sporting art. Between 1895 and 1896, Tarbell created several paintings and pastels of his eldest daughter, Josephine,…

    Gentleman's Piaget Diamond Polo Watch
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    February 15th Exceptional Estates Auction

    Peter Max is known for his brightly colored Pop Art paintings, which are often described as psychedelic. Blackwell Auctions showcases paintings by Peter Max in the upcoming Exceptional Estates Auction. Highlighted among them is an acrylic painting titled Umbrella Man in Blue III from his Umbrella Man series. The auction…

    KOMAI Kyoto 19C Meiji Censer Inlaid Iron
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    Dondé Foundation - Timepieces and Jewelry

    The Rafael Dondé Foundation supports the education of underprivileged children in Mexico. The upcoming Timepieces and Jewelry auction, offered by , will help fund the foundation and its initiatives. Featured in this auction is a diamond necklace made of 90 brilliant-cut diamonds; together they weigh approximately 56 carats. The diamonds…

    Dondé Foundation – Timepieces and Jewelry
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    New York Jewels

    Bonham’s presents a variety of jewelry and watches in their upcoming New York Jewels auction. Offered in this sale is a pair of colored diamond drop earrings. The GIA certified earrings have suspended marquise and oval-shaped blue diamonds mounted in platinum. Also available is a Trombino ring, which has been…

    New York Jewels
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    Fine Jewelry and Watches

    Barry Kieselstein-Cord’s jewelry designs made their first appearance in 1973. The American craftsman’s designs were an immediate hit. Working in matte-finished metals, he often creates whimsical sun, moon, and animal compositions. Some of his designs can be found in the Museum of Fine Arts in Houston, the Metropolitan Museum of…

    Fine Jewelry and Watches
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    New York Jewels

    The journey of Van Cleef & Arpels embarked as a union between two lovers, Estelle Arpels, and Alfred Van Cleef. The couple was driven by their pioneering spirit and passion for precious stones to transform Van Cleef jewelry into a celebrated brand. Their passion amounted to the production of well-crafted jewelry. Fast-forward…

    New York Jewels/Auctiondaily
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    Estate Auction

    The collectibles in Estate auction by Fairfield Auctions includes a variety of fine Asian, Americana, Native American art, books, baseball cards, art deco, and estate jewelry. The top-rated item is a 2011 Chevy Suburban car. The white SUV has been a popular choice among SUV’s and often seen as the…